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Computer Chronicles
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Before there was a Macintosh, the Amiga was the computer for the creative community. This program looks at the Amiga 2000, the Amiga 500, Photon Video Cell Animator, Music X, Video Toaster, and Interceptor. Originally broadcast in 1988. Copyright 1988 Stewart Cheifet Productions.
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Topics: amiga, commodore, video toaster
Computer Chronicles
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A review of where major Japanese technology companies are in the PC hardware and software markets. Shot in Japan. Guests:  Katsuro Miyakoda, Microcomputer Magazine; Yukio Mizuno, NEC; Kay Nishi, ASCII; Hitoshi Tanaka, Ampere; Susumu Shinbori, Sony; Michael Miller, Popular Computing; Christopher Mead, High Tech Review. Products/Demos:     MSX, Fujitsu Portable, Sony CD-ROM, CIC Handwriter, Ampere WS-1, Epson Wrist Computer. Copyright 1985 Stewart Cheifet Productions.
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Topic: Episode year: 1985
Net Cafe
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Like most new communications technologies, sex drove the early days of the Internet. This program looks at the explosion of online sex sites. Featured guests include Danni Ashe, the cover girl for the online sex industry. Sites covered include nervelink.com, danni.com, one-and-only.com, salon.com, and askisadora.com. Hosts are Jane Wither, Andrew deVries, and Stewart Cheifet. Shot on location at the CyberSmith internet cafe in Palo Alto, California. Originally broadcast in 1998. Episode #220.
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Topics: sex, porn, erotica, danni ashe, 220
Computer Chronicles
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AT&T's computer operating system is threatening to take over IBM's MS-DOS dominance. Guests: John Mashey, Bell Labs; Mark Sobell, Author; Bill Joy, Sun Microsystems; Doug Hartman, Hewlett Packard; Mike Denney, Basis; Gary Kildall, DRI Products/Demos: File It, HP Integral PC, UNIX. Copyright 1985 Stewart Cheifet Productions.
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Topic: Episode year: 1985
Computer Chronicles
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A profile on computer pioneer Gary Kildall and the important contributions he made to the PC industry including the true story on how IBM ended up using MS-DOS rather than CP/M. Kildall developed CP/M, the first personal computer operating system. He was also a co-host on the early Computer Chronicles series. Includes comments by Gordon Eubanks, Symantec; Tom Rolander, DRI; Tim Bajarin, Creative Strategies; Lee Lorenzen, DRI; Jacqui Morby, TA Associates; Alan Cooper, CP/M applications...
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Topics: Episode year: 2001, Episode year: 1995, Operating systems: CP/M, the first operating system,...
Computer Chronicles
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The first major upgrade to Windows was the 3.0 version, launched in 1990. This program reviews Windows 3.0 , some competitive products, and it looks at some Windows add-ons designed to make it work better. Demonstrations include Windows 3.0, ToolBook 1.0 from Asymetrix, PowerPoint 2.0 for Windows, DR-DOS 5.0 from Digital Research, GEM from Digital Research, GEOS and Ensemble from GeoWorks, and ViewMax. Originally broadcast in September 1990. Copyright 1990 Stewart Cheifet Productions
Topics: Windows, Microsoft, Digital Research, GEM, GEOS, PowerPoint
Net Cafe
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Peek-a-boo! The Net has become much more than a text-based exchange medium. People are now putting their personal lives on line, with video. Featured sites include homecams.com, braindump.com, anacam.com, crl.com, simplenet.com, concentric.net/~ballhigh/colorcam.html, chatv.com, and vip.stanford.edu. Hosts are Jane Wither, Andrew deVries, and Stewart Cheifet. Shot on location at the CyberSmith internet cafe in Palo Alto, California. Originally broadcast in 1998. Episode #204.
Topics: voyeurism, web cam, anacam, 204
Computer Chronicles
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A look at the many new versions of Unix and its challenge to DOS and OS/2. Guests: Rick Davis, Frame Technology; Karen Lusardi, Sun Microsystem; Janet Dobbs, Hewlett Packard; Bill Jacobs, Apple; Karen Christian, Wiesel Lab; Doug Michels, SCOMichael Karels, UC Berkeley Products/Demos: Sun 386i Unix Workstation; Sun; Write; Sun; Paint; Sun; Draw; Sun File Manager; Open Look; OSF/Motif; HP 9000 360 Unix Workstation; X Windows with A/UXSCO Xenix
Topic: Episode year: 1989
Computer Chronicles
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An introduction to Apple's Hypercard. Guests include Apple Fellow and Hypercard creator Bill Atkinson, Hypercard senior engineer Dan Winkler, author of "The Complete Hypercard Handbook" Danny Goodman, and Robert Stein, Publisher of Voyager Company. Demonstrations include Hypercard 1.0, Complete Car Cost Guide, Focal Point, Laserstacks, and National Galllery of Art. Originally broadcast in 1987. Copyright 1987 Stewart Cheifet Productions.
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Topics: hypercard, apple, bill atkinson
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for March 29, 2006 * A Debate on the Senate's Proposed Overhaul of Immigration Laws * Thousands of Students Defy School Lockdowns and Continue Walkouts to Protest Anti-Immigrant Bill * Walkout: The True Story of the Historic 1968 Chicano Student Walkout in East L.A.
Source: Television broadcast
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for May 18, 2005 * U.S. Arrests Anti-Castro Cuban Tied To 1976 Airline Bombing * Attorney: Former Detainees Have Repeatedly Accused U.S. of Desecrating Koran at Guatanamo * British MP Galloway Slams U.S. War in Iraq & Ties to Saddam During Senate Testimony * Los Angeles Elects First Latino Mayor in 130 Years * 25 Years Ago: The Kwangju Massacre in South Korea
Source: Radio/Television broadcast
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for November 30, 2005 * A Conversation with Death Row Prisoner Stanley Tookie Williams from his San Quentin Cell * Video Broadcast of Kidnapped Members of Christian Peacemaker Teams that Helped Expose Abu Ghraib Prisoner Abuse Scandal * 10 Years After the Arrest of U.S. Citizen Lori Berenson in Peru, her Father Mark Berenson Reads a Statement She Released from Prison
Source: Television broadcast
Computer Chronicles
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Virtual reality started out as a science fiction concept in the early 1950s. Now, VR has become a kind of holy grail - lots of promises and claims, few results delivered. This program looks at the state of virtual reality. Demonstrations include the Talking Glove, AutoDesk's Cyberspace project, the Virtual Hand, GestureGlove, CyberGlove, CyberCAD, Virtus Corporation's WalkThrough. Also a visit to the Virtual Reality Showcase at the Software Development Conference in Santa Clara, California....
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Topics: VRML, cyberspace, VR, AutoCAD
Computer Chronicles
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An up close and personal profile of Microsoft chairman Bill Gates. Includes comments by John Gage, Sun Microsystems; David Kirkpatrick, Fortune Magazine; Tony Perkins, Red Herring; Mitchell Kertzman, Liberate Technologies; Alex Vieux, Dasar. Originally broadcast in 1998. Copyright 1998 Stewart Cheifet Productions.
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Topics: Episode Year: 1998, Television Programs, Computers: History, bill gates, microsoft
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for November 11, 2005 * Arianna Huffington on the Retirement of Judith Miller and Schwarzeneggerâs Ballot Defeat * A Deadly Interrogation: Can The CIA Legally Kill a Prisoner? * Science Fiction Writer Octavia Butler on Race, Global Warming and Religion
Source: Television broadcast
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for October 25, 2005 * Rosa Parks 1913-2005: We Air A Rare 1956 Interview With Parks During the Montgomery Bus Boycott * John Conyers On Rosa Parks: She Earned the Title as Mother of the Civil Rights Movement. * NYT Exposes Cheney's Role in CIA Leak: Cheney Identifies Wilson's Wife as CIA Operative * The Fallen Legion: Casualties of the Bush Administration
Source: Radio/Television broadcast
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for February 21, 2006 * Civil Rights Activist Yuri Kochiyama Remembers Her Life: From Internment Camps in the U.S. to the Assassination of Malcolm X and Beyond * On the 41st Anniversary of the Assassination of Malcolm X, “The Ballot or the Bullet”
Source: Television broadcast
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for December 9, 2005 * New Orleans Evacuees and Activists Testify at Explosive House Hearing on the Role of Race and Class in Government's Response to Hurricane Katrina * How Many Are Missing and Dead After Katrina? Three Months After the Hurricane, the Numbers are Still Unknown
Source: Television broadcast
Net Cafe
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The Internet is challenging television for people's attention. But it's also providing a new platform for the TV business. Sites covered include thirdstory.com, a fan site for Xena: Warrior Princess; ultimatetv.com; a site for sci-fi fans at slip.net/takakin0/; kpix.com; and a site exclusively devoted to Star Trek fans who are obsessed with the number "47". Hosts are Jane Wither, Andrew deVries, and Stewart Cheifet. Shot on location at the CyberSmith internet cafe in Palo Alto,...
Topics: television, TV, broadcasting
Net Cafe
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This is the very first episode of the Net Cafe series. It was shot on location at a cybercafe in San Francisco called CoffeeNet. It looks at the hacker culture and their influence on the early growth of the internet. Guests include Dan Farmer, author of SATAN and COPS; Eliaz Levi (aka Aleph 1), webmaster of underground.org and Bugtraq; also "Omega" and "White Knight" from Cult of the Dead Cow. Originally broadcast in 1996.
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Topics: CDC, r00t, Def Con
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for June 3, 2005 * Top Journalist Killed in Lebanon, Opposition Calls For President to Quit * Indigenous Uprising: The Rebellion Grows in Bolivia * Famed Brazilian Artist Augusto Boal on the "Theater of the Oppressed"
Source: Radio/Television broadcast
Net Cafe
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A look at various web sites that focus on aliens and unidentified flying objects. Guests include Dan Plonsie, webmaster for berkeley.edu, a site that has lots of information about UFOs and spacey topics; Jerry Bjornson, head of Abductees Anonymous, an organization for people claiming to have been abducted by aliens; and "Chris" (also known as Schwa Head) who reviews several flying saucer sites including MUFON and Schwa Corporation. Shot on location at the CoffeeNet cybercafe in San...
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Topics: aliens, flying saucers, abductions
Television Programs
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Weird TV  or Weird Television was a programme that aired in 1995 on Canadian late-night TV;  KCOP , Channel 13 in Los Angeles; and KTZZ (now  KZJO ), Channel 22 in Seattle.
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Topic: Weird TV
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for July 11, 2005 * London Bombing Fatalities at 49, Investigation Continues * Anti-Poverty Campaigners and Environmental Groups Criticize G8 for Falling Short on Promises * Methods Developed by U.S. Military for Withstanding Torture Being Used Against Detainees at Guantanamo Bay * Eyewitnesses Describe Massacre by UN Troops in Haitian Slum
Source: Radio/Television broadcast
Democracy Now!
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Democracy Now! Television Broadcast for Tuesday, March 29, 2005
Source: Radio/Television broadcast
Computer Chronicles
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It was the biggest ever launch of a software product with stores opening at midnight and buyers around the world waiting to get their hands on... an operating system! It was Windows 95. This show looks at the hoopla surrounding the launch of Windows 95, the product itself, and several Windows 95 add-on products including Microsoft Office, Viking RAM Chips, Uninstaller, Trispectives Professional, and The Hive. Originally broadcast in 1995. Copyright 1995 Stewart Cheifet Productions.
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Topics: windows, microsoft, operating systems
Democracy Now!
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Democracy Now! radio program for July 13, 2005
Source: Radio/Television broadcast
Computer Chronicles
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For fans of the Commodore Amiga, the introduction of the new Amiga 3000 was big news, even though the price tag was nearly $4,000. This program looked at the new Amiga computer and new third party appplications. Demonstrations include the Amiga 3000, the Amiga 2500, the AmigaVision authoring system, The Animation Studio, and the Video Toaster from NewTek. Also includes a visit to FAUG, the First Amiga Users Group, in Palo Alto. Guests include Paul Montgomery, Tim Jenison, Lou Wallace, and...
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Topics: Episode Year: 1988, Television Programs, Computers: History, amiga, commodore, video toaster
Computer Chronicles
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This was the very first episode of the Computer Chronicles, originally broadcast in September 1983, covering the history and ancestry of today's PC. Guests: Gary Kildall, DRI; Gordon Bell, DEC; Herb Lechner, SRI; Cyril Yansouni, HP Products/Demos: HP 150 PC, Computer Museum, TX-1 Computer. Copyright 1984 Stewart Cheifet Productions.
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Topic: Episode year: 1983
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for May 2, 2006 * Over 1.5 Million March for Immigrant Rights in One of Largest Days of Protest in U.S. History * Juan Gonzalez: On Streets of New York, Solidarity Reigns * The Meaning of the May Day Marches and the Future of the Immigrant Rights Movement * Are U.S. Trade Policies & NAFTA Causing An Influx of Undocumented Workers in U.S.? * Puerto Rico Imposes Partial Government Shutdown Amid Financial Crisis
Source: Television broadcast
Net Cafe
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The early days of the web provided an outlet for people who wanted to explore ghosts, vampires, werewolves, and other scary things. This program looks at several such sites. Guests include Lady Caroline (Carrie Carolin) who runs cascade.net, a portal for Gothic sites and links to sites dealing with magic, haunted houses, halloween, the paranormal and the occult. Vinnie Corella and Phil Simon show off their site, stepcross.com and the game Bad Mojo in which you go through life as a cockroach....
Topics: witch, witches, gothic, Cult of the Dead Cow, Covenant of the Goddess, Pulse Entertainment
Net Cafe
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Hollywood quickly discovered the web as a tool for promoting films. But film makers have also discovered the web as a new medium for sharing information and distributing their creative output. This program looks at several Hollywood oriented web sites incuding atasite.org, the site for the Artists Television Access organization; a site devoted to the film "Monty Python and the Holy Grail"; and lowres.com, a site that runs an online film festival. Ed Martinez, a Hollywood special...
Topics: hollywood, movies, films, cinema, special effects
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for October 20, 2005 * Killing the Witness: Spanish Judge Orders Arrest & Extradition of U.S. Soldiers in Death of Spanish Journalist Jose Couso in Iraq * Saddam Hussein Pleads Innocent in Trial Over 1982 Shiite Massacre * Robert Fisk: War is the "Total Failure of the Human Spirit"
Source: Radio/Television broadcast
Computer Chronicles
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A review of competing operating systems and their affect on software development. Guests: Gary Kildall, SRI; Tony Fanning, Hewlett Packard; Jean Yates, Yates Ventures; Bruce Tognizinni, Apple; Herb Lechner, SRI Products/Demos: CP/MUNIXXenix, MS/DOS, Apple IIe & AppleTalk. Originally broadcast in March 1984. Copyright 1984 Stewart Cheifet Productions.
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Topic: Episode year: 1984
Computer Chronicles
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For amateur programmers, the advent of visual programming languages made life, and programming, a lot easier. This television program looks at several early versions of VPLs. Demonstrations include Toolbook from Asymetrix, Hypercard for the Mac from Claris, Prograph 2.5, Serius Workshop 1.0 for the Mac, Visual Basic 3.0, Visual C++ 1.0, and Visual Basic Professional Edition. Guests include Serius CEO Joe Firmage and George Febish, author of Windows Rapid Application Development. Originally...
Topics: visual basic, C ++, prograph, serius
Computer Chronicles
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When Microsoft started giving away Internet Explorer, it became a serious challenger for Netscape. This program looked at the battle to become the dominant internet browser platform. Featured are Netscape Communicator 4.0, Internet Explorer 4.0, VRML 2.0 and RealSystem 5.0. Guests include Mark Brown, author of Using Netscape Communicator, and Amy Helen Johnson, Senior Technology Editor for Windows Magazine. Originally broadcast in 1997. Copyright 1997 Stewart Cheifet Productions.
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Topics: Episode Year: 1997, Television Programs, Computers: History, netscape, internet explorer, browser
Computer Chronicles
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The use of computers to simulate various real-world environments for military, entertainment and architectural applications. Guests: Gary Kildall, Digital Research; Frank Lewandowski, Singer-Link; Steve Harrison, Skidmore Owings; Bruce Artwick, IBM Products/Demos: Flight Simulator, Military Flight Simulator, DRAFT Architecture Simulator
Topic: Episode year: 1984
This or That: Burlesque Game Show
by Mark Cyr and Fred Kahl
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Now that our contestants have finished their costume change, it's time for them to demonstrate their skill on Americas Favorite Burlesque Game Show. Using only their wits and bare feet, they must wrestle some pickles into submission. Who is most skilled with their feet? The winner will get to choose which curtain reveals our next act. Part 2 with Lara and Brian With your hosts: the Great Fredini and Julie Atlas Muz. Performed before a bare foot audience at Sideshows by the seashore, in Coney...
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Topics: This or That!, Burlesque, Game Show, Great Fredini, Julie Atlas Muz, Theater, Live Television,...
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for April 27, 2005 * Giuliana Sgrena Blasts U.S. Cover Up, Calls for U.S. and Italy to Leave Iraq * Howard Zinn: "To Be Neutral, To Be Passive In A Situation Is To Collaborate With Whatever Is Going On"
Source: Radio/Television broadcast
Democracy Now!
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Democracy Now! radio program for September 12, 2005
Source: Radio/Television broadcast
Computer Chronicles
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With the advent of Windows 1.0, software vendors came out with new programs to take advantage of the new GUI operating system. This program demonstrates several of those new applications including Norton Desktop for Windows, WordPerfect for Windows, Lotus 1-2-3 for Windows, Microsoft Works for Windows, PFS WindowWorks, Microsoft Money, Visual Basic for Windows, Borland's ObjectVision, and Microsoft Publisher. Originally broadcast in 1991. Copyright Stewart Cheifet Productions 1991.
Topics: microsoft, windows, applications
Computer Chronicles
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A review of current popular programming languages. Guests: Gary Kildall, DRI; Paul Grady, Microfocus; Dave Eisenberg, Apple; Elizabeth Rather, Forth Products/Demos: COBOLFORTHFORTH Graphics, PASCAL, Apple's Personal COBOL. Copyright 1984 Stewart Cheifet Productions.
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Topic: Episode year: 1984
Democracy Now!
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Democracy Now! daily radio broadcast for Monday, September 26, 2005
Source: Radio/Television broadcast
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for December 13, 2005 * Stanley Tookie Williams Executed at San Quentin * Angela Davis: "The State of California May Have Extinguished the Life of Stanley Tookie Williams, But They Have Not Managed to Extinguish the Hope for a Better World" * Stanley Tookie Williams: I Want the World to Remember Me for My "Redemptive Transition" * Did Texas Execute an Innocent Man? Investigating the Details of the Cantu Case
Source: Television broadcast
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for November 8, 2005 * U.S. Broadcast Exclusive - "Fallujah: The Hidden Massacre" on the U.S. Use of Napalm-Like White Phosphorus Bombs * A Debate: Did the U.S. Military Attack Iraqi Civilians With White Phosphorous Bombs in Violation of the Geneva Conventions? * Covering Up Torture? At Pentagon's Request the Washington Post Refuses To Report on Location Of Secret CIA Jails in Europe
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Source: Radio/Television broadcast
Democracy Now!
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Democracy Now! daily radio broadcast for Friday, August 04, 2000
Source: Radio/Television broadcast
Television Programs
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Weird TV  or Weird Television was a programme that aired in 1995 on Canadian late-night TV;  KCOP , Channel 13 in Los Angeles; and KTZZ (now  KZJO ), Channel 22 in Seattle.
Topic: Weird TV
Computer Chronicles
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Arabic subtitled version of this program. It was the biggest ever launch of a software product with stores opening at midnight and buyers around the world waiting to get their hands on... an operating system! It was Windows 95. This show looks at the hoopla surrounding the launch of Windows 95, the product itself, and several Windows 95 add-on products including Microsoft Office, Viking RAM Chips, Uninstaller, Trispectives Professional, and The Hive. Originally broadcast in 1995.
Topics: arabic, windows, larry magid, microsoft
Computer Chronicles
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The advent of CD-ROM storage changed the way people used personal computers and opened up a whole new range of software applications. This program looks at several examples including Microsoft Bookshelf, the Boeing Maintenance Manual, Media Mixer Retrieval Engine, The Visual Dictionary, N/Hance Systems 525E WORM Optical Disk Drive, Poisondex, Electronic Arts CD-I, and Knowledge Set. Guests include George Morrow, Gary Kildall, and Paul Schindler. Originally broadcast in 1988. Copyright 1988...
Topics: optical, CD-ROM, compact disc
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for June 17, 2005 * PBS TV Station President Warns CPB Funding Cuts Will Launch "Spiral of Death for Public Broadcasting" * Downing Street and Beyond: Hearing Builds Momentum for Full Investigation * British Father of Soldier Killed in Iraq: "My Son Died For a Lie" * Iran Votes in Presidential Election
Source: Radio/Television broadcast
Computer Chronicles
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From high-tech trysts to selling black-market software, computers users are talking. Guests: Ezra Shapiro, Byte Magazine; Rory O'Connor, InforWorld; Matthew McClure, The Well; Donald Ingrim, Alameda County DA; George Morrow, Morrow Computing Products/Demos: CompuServe, Byte BBS, The Well. Copyright 1985 Stewart Cheifet Productions.
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Topic: Episode year: 1985
Computer Chronicles
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The upgrade from Windows 3.0 to Windows 95 was the big leap for Microsoft and began its domination of the desktop. This program looks at the new OS, originally code named "Chicago" and Windows 4.0, and new applications developed specifically for Win 95. Demonstrations include Windows 95, Norton Utilities for Win 95, Visio, and Picture Publisher. Also included are demonstratons of IBM's Warp OS/2, and the Macintosh Operating System OS 7.5. Originally broadcast in 1994. Copyright 1994...
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Topics: windows, microsoft, apple, macintosh, warp, IBM, OS/2, operating system
Computer Chronicles
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A look at the newest mass storage devices including the compact disc ROM. Guests: Tim Oren, Activenture; Fred Lloyd, Information Storage; Bob Kalthoff, Access; Ed Schmid, DEC; Dave Davies, 3MGary Kildall, Digital Research; George Morrow, Morrow Computing Products/Demos: Activenture Knowledge Retrieval System, Information Storage WO Drive, Encyclopedia on a Disk, ISI Worm Disk, Digital Equipment CD-ROM Drive
Topic: Episode year: 1985
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for January 30, 2006 * Harry Belafonte on Bush, Iraq, Hurricane Katrina and Having His Conversations with Martin Luther King Wiretapped by the FBI
Source: Television broadcast
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for September 5, 2005 * Homeland Security Director Michael Chertoff Refuses To Resign Over Handling Of Hurricane Katrina Relief * Louisiana Offical: The Federal Gov't Has Abandoned Us * Survivors From New Orleans Speak Out About Week of Horror * Kanye West: "Bush Doesn't Care About Black People" * Rev. Al Sharpton: President Bush's Response "Inexcusable" * New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin's Desperate Plea For Help * New Orleans Activist Malik Rahim Blasts Mayor Nagin...
Source: Radio/Television broadcast
Computer Chronicles
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As I-T people across the country geared up for potential Y2K problems at the end of the year, we reviewed several consumer approaches to being prepared for possible Y2K problems. Products reviewed include PCfix2000, Norton 2000, Microsoft Y2K PlugIn Tools, and several online resources such as y2k.gov, year2000.com, and cassandraproject.org. Originally broadcast in 1999. Copyright 1999 Stewart Cheifet Productions
Topics: year 2000, Y2K, microsoft, millennium
Computer Chronicles
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A look at the new role of personal computers in making music. Products demonstrated include Super Jam from Blue Ribbon Soundworks, Encore for Windows from Passport Designs, EZ Vision and Studio Vision from Opcode Systems, and the Miracle Piano. The show incudes visits to the Stanford Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics and the annual National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) convention is Los Angeles. Originally broadcast in 1992. Copyright 1992 Stewart Cheifet Productions.
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Topics: Episode Year: 1992, Television Programs, Computers: History
Democracy Now!
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Source: Radio/Television broadcast
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for February 10, 2006 * Exclusive Interview: Murray Waas on How Cheney "Authorized" Libby to Leak Classified Information * Why We Fight: New Film Takes a Hard Look at the American War Machine From World War II to Iraq * The Press, The President and the Privilege of Power: Part II Of Our Conversation With Fired CBS "Memo-Gate" Producer Mary Mapes
Source: Television broadcast
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for January 9, 2006 * Fmr. NARAL Head Kate Michelman Recounts Her Own Pre-Roe v Wade Experience Getting an Abortion and Consent From the Husband Who Abandoned Her * Abortion, Presidential Power and Civil rights: A Debate on the Nomination of Samuel Alito to the Supreme Court * Conservative Christian Organizations Stage Pro-Alito Rally at Justice Sunday III * Jesse Jackson on Samuel Alito, Domestic Spying and Poverty in America
Source: Television broadcast
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for May 17, 2006 * FBI Launches Criminal Civil Rights Investigation of NYPD Over RNC Protests * Ex-NSA Head Bobby Ray Inman on the National Security Agency’s Domestic Surveillance Program: “This Activity Was Not Authorized” * Church Committee Counsel Frederick Schwarz on Corporate Involvement in Government Spying * Baghdad ER: Documentary On US Military Hospital in Iraq Gets Cold Reception From Army
Source: Television broadcast
Computer Chronicles
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How much computer can you get at the bottom end of the market - comparison between the Commodore Amiga and the Atari 520ST. Guests: Rick Geiger, Commodore; Tim Mott, Electronic Arts; Bryan Kerr, Atari; Jim Tittsler, Atari; Lewis Moore, Home Computing; George Morrow, Morrow Computing; Gary Kildall, Digital Research; Tim Bajarin, Creative Strategies Products/Demos: Atari 800, Commodore 64, Amiga IBM PC Emulator, Commodore Amiga, Atari 520, STNEO Paint. Originally broadcast in December 1985....
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Topics: Episode Year: 1985, Television Programs, Computers: History, amiga, atari
Net Cafe
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The early internet became an instant hit with political organizations and movements that had previously felt shut out of the mainstream press. This program looks at several examples of how the web was being used for political advocacy. Maureen Mason shows us the Institute for Global Communications web site which includes links to PeaceNet, EcoNet, ConflictNet, LaborNet, and WomensNet. Eric Hughes, founder of Cypherpunks, a group working to preserve privacy on the net through encryption,...
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The internet forever changed the relationship between patient and doctor, allowing patients to research their medical conditions online before seeing a doctor. This program looks at several web sites that provide healthcare information. Sites covered include storksite.com, womenshealth.org, healthy.net, med.stanford.edu, gennexhealth.com, quackwatch.com, and sexclinic.com. Guests include Dr. Patti Britton and Dr. Karen Sarpolis. Hosts are Jane Wither, Andrew deVries, and Stewart Cheifet. Shot...
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* Headlines for April 13, 2005 * Ex-State Dept. Intel Chief Calls Bolton "Kiss-Up, Kick-Down Sort of Guy" * New Docs Shed Light on Negroponte's Role in Honduras, Iran-Contra Affair * Anti-Castro Cuban Exile Tied to Deadly 1976 Airline Bombing Seeks Political Asylum in U.S.
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Computer Chronicles
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An in-depth look at the early Apple Macintosh computer, available software and hardware add-ons. Originally broadcast in 1985. Guests: Joanna Hoffman, Apple; Bob Foster, Telos Software; Lee Lorenzen, Digital Research; Ben Wiseman, InfoCorp; Gary Kildall, DRI; Larry Tesler, Apple Products/Demos: Apple Macintosh, MacProject, FileVision, GEM DrawJazz. Copyright 1985 Stewart Cheifet Productions.
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A review of the best new games of the year. Games covered include In the First Degree, Buried in Time, Mech Warrior 2, ImagiNation Network, and Phantasmagoria. Plus a visit to Microsoft's Judgment Day, a conference for third-party game developers in Redmond, Washington. Originally broadcast in 1995. Copyright 1995 Stewart Cheifet Productions.
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The annual holiday buyer's guide for techie products. Gift giving selections for geeks from Gary Kildall, Paul Schindler, Jan Lewis, John Dickinson, Andrew Eisner, and Stewart Cheifet. Hardware and software for the PC and the Mac. Originally broadcast in 1989.
Topics: holiday, consumers, shopping
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* Headlines for November 21, 2005 * The Man Who Sold the Iraq War: John Rendon, Bush's General in the Propaganda War * From Vietnam to Iraq: Sen. George McGovern Discusses the Lies of War from the Gulf of Tonkin to Iraq's WMDs
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Democracy Now! daily radio broadcast for Wednesday, August 02, 2000
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* Headlines for May 2, 2005 * Hiroshima Mayor Calls on All Countries "Including U.S." to Abolish Nuclear Weapons * Hundreds of HIV+ Foster Children in NYC Subjected to Experimental Drug Trials
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* Headlines for June 15, 2005 * The Downing Street Memo Comes To Washington; Conyers Blasts "Deafening Sound of Silence" * The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till: New Documentary Uncovers Evidence in 1955 Murder
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* Headlines for January 18, 2006 * Eugene McCarthy (1916 - 2005): The Legacy of the Former Senator and Anti-War Presidential Candidate * Hugh Thompson's Gunner Describes Pointing His Weapon at Fellow U.S. Soldiers to Stop My Lai Massacre * Selling the Amazon For a Handful of Beads: A Look at Secret Contracts Between Big Oil and the Ecuadorian Military
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Arabic subtitled version of this program. A look at the hot new computer games of 1995. Games covered include Voyeur, Astronomica, Wing Commander III: Heart of the Tiger, Master of Magic, Nascar Racing, Front Page Sports: Football Pro '95, Daedalus Encounter from Mechadeus, and Loadstar: The Legend of Tully Bodine. Includes visits to Electronic Arts and Rocket Science Games and an interview with "The Fat Man", George Sanger. Originally broadcast in 1995. Copyright 1995 Stewart Cheifet...
Topics: games, video games, arabic, subtitled, 1995, computer